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Receipt, Burdett Ashton to John Augustine Washington, 1775 December 21

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 1775.12.21
Identifier: W-1310/A.22

Scope and Contents

A.D.S. Receipt for slaves, cattle, etc. alotted to Ashton as his wife's [Ann Washington's] portion of estate of her father, Augustine Washington--valuation amounts to £432.3.8. Autograph document signed, in hand of John A. Washington, laminated, docketed "Rect. B. Ashton £432.3.8, 21 decr. 1775".Witnessed by Danl. McCarty.


  • 1775 December 21


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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

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Mount Vernon VA 22121